flimsy


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a thin strong lightweight translucent paper used especially for making carbon copies

lacking solidity or strength

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not convincing

lacking substance or significance

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Mr Hutchinson said he contacted ward councillor Clr Graham Turner and a couple of days later a council van arrived and repaired the gap in the fence "with exactly the same type of flimsy post and rail fencing".
Warrens masterminds a scheme to undermine the security measures put in place by the Senator's most trusted bodyguard Year flimsy the first movies
Plotting is flimsy and characters are thinly sketched, so we don't have a strong emotional attachment to them.
It's a pretty flimsy attempt at a counterfeit but it is still slipping through.
Zahra attributed designated-government malfunction to politicians' failure to set up an Electoral Supervisory Body under a flimsy Aounist Trend flimsy rejection of the Code # 60.
The women said that the outfit's red blouse is flimsy and men will be able to see dark bras worn beneath it.
The Transport Salaried Staffs Association said staff had complained that the red-coloured blouses were too flimsy and would allow male passengers to see dark bras being worn under neath.
The Transport Salaried Staffs Association said staff had complained the red-coloured blouses were too flimsy and would allow male passengers to see dark bras being worn underneath.
Their grounds are flimsy in the extreme - fuel costs are falling, they recently negotiated a new and favourable deal with Dun Laoghaire Harbour and they should have picked up additional freight volume from the closure of the Liverpool Dublin service.
To call the charge "flimsy" is an insult to flimsy accusations.
this time for wearing flimsy FLIP-FLOPS on his hotel's running machines.
The ubiquitous flimsy plastic shopping bag is a real problem, said the Environment Programme's spokesman, Nick Nuttall.
Summary: The government provides intends to construct 250 000 housing units to eradicate flimsy houses, as part of the five-year development programme (2010-2014), announced Monday Housing and Town Planning Minister Noureddine Moussa.
2 : something built or put together : structure <a flimsy construction>
Perhaps Mr Whitehead would also have all short skirts and flimsy clothing banned as well and enforced by the fashion police, along with toupees, caps, scarves, false eyelashes, cool shades and the wrong underwear because, after all, these may also pose a safety problem.